• Fast Facts for the new nurse practitioner: what you really need to know in a nutshell (1e)

ISBN: 9780826105912

Auteur: Aktan

Éditeur: Springer Publishing

Année d'édition: 2010

Nombre de pages: 224

 

 

Description: Designed to assist nurse practitioner (NP) students and newly certified NPs alike, this quick, easy-to-use manual concisely explains everything NPs need to know for practice and transitioning into practice. The book guides the reader through the process of becoming a new nurse practitioner, from the decision to become an NP to selecting educational programs and obtaining licensure. This all-in-one reference contains learning objectives, checklists to facilitate important decision making, charts and tables with "hot topics" and key elements, and testimonials from practicing NPs. A special feature is the author's own poignant moments as both a new and experienced NP that will be helpful to any new nurse practitioner. Key Topics: Making the decision: Why become a nurse practitioner?; selecting an educational program: scholarships, resources, and more; surviving the first year in practice: first job and role transitions; managing administrative issues: bureaucracy and discrimination; understanding legal issues: contracts, malpractice, and avoiding lawsuits & taking charge: prescriptive authority, diagnostics, and referrals.

 

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Fast Facts for the new nurse practitioner: what you really need to know in a nutshell (1e)

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